Ben Rinnes

Ben Rinnes

33 miles from Forres

Ben Rinnes is Moray's highest peak, with a summit of 2733ft (841 metres). It offers outstanding views of the surrounding countryside. It is a popular spot for walking, mountain biking...

Carrbridge

26 miles from Forres

A large adventure park and two unusual events draw thousands of people every year to this tiny village at the gateway to the Cairngorms. Landmark Forest Adventure Park is a...

Craigellachie

25 miles from Forres

Craigellachie is a small village situated where the River Spey and River Fiddich meet. The two rivers are synonymous with Speyside whisky production, as is the village itself, being dominated...

Applecross peninsula

103 miles from Forres

The Applecross peninsula is one of the Highlands' most magical places. The road from the west passes through the white-knuckle Bealach na Ba (Pass of the Cattle), a historical route...

Torridon

miles from Forres

Torridon is a village in the west Highlands that also gives its name to the loch and the area. It's a small village typical of those on the west coast,...

Corgarff Castle

45 miles from Forres

The magnificent view of this castle appears over the horizon if you're driving south. Its isolation in the glen makes this medieval house a spectacle in the landscape. On closer...

Loch Ness

30 miles from Forres

Loch Ness is famous the world over. In fact, it is probably more famous than Scotland itself. People come from all over the world in the hope of a chance...

Gardenstown

56 miles from Forres

This seaside harbour village is larger than it's neighbours Crovie and Pennan, but in many ways, it is more condensed than both. The sloping, winding road road down into the...

Inverness

26 miles from Forres

Inverness is often known as the 'Highland Capital because it is the largest settlement in the sprawling county. It became a city in 2000 and more recently gained another tag...

New Aberdour Beach

New Aberdour Beach

62 miles from Forres

Slightly north of the village of New Aberdour, the road sign pointing to New Aberdour Beach is easily missed. You'll regret leaving this off your itinerary. Although the track is...